A b o u t  U s

creative care that stands out

Independently
owned
We’re a certified Woman-owned Small Business.
Non-media specific
healthcare marketing agency
Well researched strategy must exist in multiple formats.
24 years
of caring creative
Our doors opened in 1993 by our creative director, Alice Hlavin.

CREATIVELY DIVERSE

We can help fill your diversity requirements. Our agency is a Woman-owned Small Business certified by the Small Business Administration.
We’re also in a substantially underrepresented NAICS Category. And located in a Labor Surplus Area and HUBZone.

In addition to this…We’re proud supporters of two nonprofit organizations:
Association of Horizon, Inc. and the Friends of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation.

Leadership Team

Since Buster Creative is a boutique agency, you’ll work one-on-one with senior level talent. With decades of experience and premier academic credentials.

Awards

– Aster National Awards 2017 Gold Award Winner, Healthcare Education/E-Newsletter Hollister Secure Start Services eNewsletter 2017 Silver Award Winner, Medical Devices/Direct Mail Piece Hollister CeraPlus: Great Barrier Relief – Summit International Awards (SIA) 2017 Summit Creative Finalist Award, Video Lake Forest Hearing Captain Lovell Video Testimonial 2014 Summit Creative Bronze Award Winner for Healthcare/ Medicine Marketing Hollister VaPro Plus Pocket New Product Launch Campaign 2007 Summit Award, Web Design Madhatter Website Redesign 2003 Summit Award, Self-Promotion “We’ve Moved” Mockup – Annual Awards for Publication Excellence Competition (APEX) 2017 APEX Award for Publication Excellence, Newsletters, Design and Layout Hollister Secure Start Services eNewsletter 2014 APEX Award of Excellence Winner, Marketing, Public Relations, Campaigns, Programs & Plans Hollister VaPro Plus Pocket New Product Launch Campaign 2014 APEX Award, Educational & Training Print Media Hollister Convexity Assessment Guide 2009 APEX Award, Advertising & Marketing, Brochures, Manuals & Reports Great Hardware Deserves Great Software 2006 APEX Award, Educational Training & Public Information Brochures, Manuals & Reports NEC 20 Years MultiSync Makes it Better 2006 APEX Award, Custom-Printed Newsletters Hollister Secure Start Newsletter 2005 APEX Award, Newsletter Design & Layout Dade Behring Resource Newsletter 2005 APEX Award, Newsletters, Printed Resource Newsletter – Medical Marketing and Media (MM&M) Awards 2016 Finalist, Best Professional Sales Tool Hollister CeraPlus: Great Barrier Relief    – International ASTRID Awards 2016 ASTRID Award Bronze Winner, Direct Mail Campaign, Special Projects, Healthcare Category Hollister CeraPlus: Great Barrier Relief   –           The Diagnostic Marketing Association (DxMA), DX Creative Communications Award 2012 First Place Winner, Diagnostics Marketing for Best Product Launch Digital Scope: Tap into the Future Campaign